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Creator Role

publisher photographer


Photograph of an engraving or lithograph of a bust portrait of Abraham Lincoln. It is possibly a variant of O-112, a photograph taken by Henry F. Warren at the White House on 6 March 1865. [Ref: O-112.]

Description Source

Hamilton, Charles and Lloyd Ostendorf, eds. Lincoln in Photographs: An Album of Every Known Pose. Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma, 1963; Page: 214.


Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1865


3 7/8 X 2 3/8 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

albumen process


recto, below print: Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1865, by J. H. Bufford & Sons, / in the Clerk's Office of the District Court for the District of Massachusetts. / Buffords' Publishing House, . . . 131 Washington St., Boston, Mas[s.] verso, inscribed at top: [$10.00] verso, in backmark: J. H. BUFFORD & SONS, / PUBLISHERS / TRADEMARK / 313 WASHINGTON ST. BOSTON.


Carte de visite photographs; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865

Work Type

albumen prints ; cartes-de-visite (card photographs)




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Digital ID


Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)


Mississippi State University Libraries.

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

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Bust-length Portrait of Abraham Lincoln



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